DEXTER
FILM SCREENING: The Dexter Dover Area Towns in Transition (DDATT) will be holding a film screening titled, Peak Oil: A Love Story on Friday, December 2nd at 6 PM. This hour long film will be held at the Abbott Memorial Library on 1 Church Street. The film summarizes Lofving’s evolving theory that when the Earth’s petroleum supplies reach the peak of oil production, the eventual collapse of civilization will not be far behind. The film was made by Nelson Cole and features Skowhegan resident, Iver Lofving.
PUBLIC SUPPER: The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Post 4298/Auxiliary will be hosting a benefit supper on Friday, December 2nd from 5 to 6:30 PM. The menu includes chicken pot pie, with cranberry sauce, rolls, drinks and a dessert. This event is a fundraiser to benefit The Moving Wall, which is a traveling replica of the Vietnam Veterans National Memorial located in Washington D.C. The goal is to bring The Moving Wall to Dexter. The supper will be located at the VFW Post at 20 Cedar Street. For more information, contact David at 270-0286.
CRAFT FAIR:
The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Post 4298/Auxiliary will be hosting a craft fair on Saturday, December 3rd from 9 AM to 3 PM. This event is a fundraiser to benefit The Moving Wall, which is a traveling replica of the Vietnam Veterans National Memorial located in Washington D.C. The goal is to bring The Moving Wall to Dexter. The craft fair will be located at the VFW Post at 20 Cedar Street. For more information on how to reserve a table, contact 270-0284.
BENEFIT DINNER:
The community is invited to come out and take part in a benefit spaghetti dinner to recognize Katherine M. Ricker, Animal Control Officer of Dexter, on Sunday, December 4th from 12 to 2 PM. The dinner will be held at the Veterans of Foreign Wars hall on Cedar Street. There will be a raffle and silent auction during the dinner. Katherine is currently battling and surviving stage four cancer.
PITTSFIELD
BAKE SALE FUNDRAISER: Girl Scout Troop #1328 of Pittsfield will be having a bake sale fundraiser on Saturday, December 3rd at Bud’s Shop ‘n Save in Pittsfield from 9 AM to 2 PM. There will be a special guest appearance from Santa from 12 to 1 PM. Attendees are encouraged to bring a camera to take pictures with Santa. Proceeds from this event will be used toward the Girl Scout’s trip Washington D.C.
DIXMONT
TURKEY PIE SUPPER: The Dixmont United Methodist Church will hold their 28th annual turkey pie supper on Saturday, December 3rd from 4:30 to 6:30 PM. In addition to the all meat turkey pie, the menu will include gravy, mashed potatoes, squash, carrots, peas, yeast rolls, desserts, and drinks. Admission for adults will be $8, $4 for children under 12, and free for children 5 and under. Turkey pies will also be available for purchase at $14 each. To place an order call or text Robin at 745-0048. The drawing of the Dixmont Neighbors Helping Neighbors baskets will be held after the supper. The supper will be located at the Dixmont Snowmobile Clubhouse on the Cates Road.